Since last year, the pack of sled dogs, directly to the village of log cabins is undoubtedly the "must" of the season. Indeed, it's possible to enjoy a ride quite exceptional!
Rent our snowmobiles directly at the reception office of our village. You can choose the period of time that suits you, whether it be a short one hour ride or a full day. Activity offered in our village
Catch a toboggan and slide down the hill for a 300 feet descent!
Over 5 kilometers of Nordic walking and snowshoeing trails in the forest where you will enjoy the outdoors and discover parts of our village inaccessible by car. Put on your boots and snowshoes, and go play in the snow!
Enjoy the outdoors and hold a hockey game with family or friends, or skate on the ice trail on the Lac des Loutres.
Fish trout even during winter! Equipment and baits are provided. You just have to drop your line in the water and enjoy! Fishing area secured and marked.
The sugar shack in our village offers a stamp of genuine Quebec authenticity. You can wander through the trails to get there. Stop and taste maple taffy on the snow, offered during the sugar shack season, where you can also run the maple water with a horse.
Enjoy a relaxing massage, in the soothing comfort of your log cottage!
Mountain biking in a winter setting Fat biking was introduced in Vallée Bras-du-Nord in 2014. This bike with oversized tires is today’s new trend.
Vallée Bras-du-Nord - You need to take some fresh air, move around and wish to enjoy a breathtaking landscape? Well, we have what you need at the Vallée-Bras-du-Nord. For short, medium and long rides are available.
Small mountain for skiing and snowboarding. 8 slopes to choose from, and operational lifts offered. Tube sliding park.
Summer or winter, Valcartier Vacation Village is an ideal destination for all activities! Its snow tubing slides in the winter and water slides in the summer will embellish your stay!
Accompanied by an experienced guide, plan a unique fishing trip on the St. Lawrence River. On board of a comfortable boat, you can fish for walleye and live an experience out of the ordinary.
Enjoy an exhilarating experience during a familiarization flight in a glider!
Find the center! Answer the riddles! Join a treasure hunt! Labyrinth Inukshuk offers a real personal challenge. The labyrinth is a 12-sides structure built with gate sections of wooden fence of 2.5 meters high. There are nearly 275 doors up the path that leads you to the goal.
Nature 36-hole golf course, accessible to golfers of all levels. Renowned for its impeccable playing conditions.
18-hole course, of par 70. Perfect conditions, perfect course for the amateur golfer.
Second longest cave in Quebec (980m), the Trou du Diable is available to all for a touristic, educational and mysterious visit. Also available during rainy days, you will discover on this tour an impressive underground route.
Les Excursions de l’Ouest offers you a descent of the Sainte-Anne River in a raft. Crisscrossing between rock walls, you will see beautiful landscapes. Activity accessible to all. Ideal for families or groups. Departures between 7am and 9 pm.
Vallée Bras-du-Nord - Discover the Vallée in a completely different way! Descend the canyon using stream hiking techniques and enjoy the view of a beautiful waterfall! Canyoning Québec offers several novices watered mountainside course.
Vallée Bras-du-Nord - More than 80 kilometers of trails from beginner to advanced will offer you breathtaking views of the Vallée!
Vallée Bras-du-Nord - The glowing reputation in the area for mountain biking "singletrack" style is growing and recognized by fans of the sport. Two options are available: a journey to the heart of the Vallée will dazzle you with its traces of high precision, while the other path crosses fields and mountains close to the city center, for an expedition to measure equally exciting that inspiring.
Vallée Bras-du-Nord - Enjoy this family course in calm water with the immense charm of its many sandy beaches. Surrounded by mountains, a halt is imposed at Chute Delaney to stretch your legs and contemplate the Portneuf nature that abounds in exceptional views.
The Mount Laura is a recreational and tourist site, which offers hiking trails with breathtaking views of the city of St-Raymond. A picnic table is arranged so you can stop and enjoy the scenery.
The vélopiste Jacques-Cartier/Portneuf, built on the old railway, is a 68 km cycle track linking Rivière-à-Pierre to St-Gabriel de Valcartier. It is accessible from our village, about 4 km from our reception office.
Ce centre équestre vous propose des promenades dans des sentiers bordés de rivières, au travers des champs et dans la forêt. Même pour ceux qui n'ont jamais côtoyé ce magnifique animal ou pour les plus habitués, les randonnées répondront à votre goût d'aventure et de plein air en plus d'être très sécuritaires. Il y a des chevaux pour tous les niveaux.
Discover Portneuf's popular cheeses : Sauvagine, Cendrillon, Calendos, Bris d'Alexis, and all others. There's something for everyone. Enjoy the advice of the shop specialists for wine and food pairings.
With family, friends or in group, go on a treasure hunt in the forest! The Vallée Secrète offers interactive, educational and age-appropriate courses for participants. Single event of its kind!
FloreSsens: two miles of trails among beautifully landscaped gardens throughout a pine plantation. Throughout these, an impressive variety of plants and flowers are being showcased. Small ponds, sculptures, tea garden and music: everything is there for you to enjoy a relaxing and enriching walk.
Five kilometers of walking trails crisscross throughout the village, as well as a network of 6.5 kilometers of roads in between the log cottages. You will have the chance to observe streams, lakes, cascades, forest, sugar shack and the river.
For amateurs and beginners, Au Chalet en Bois Rond offers two types of fishing activities. Indeed, we have a stocked lake as well as an access to the Sainte-Anne River.
In addition to private beaches that many of our cottages offer, you can also relax on the sand of two sandy beaches located in our village. These are on Lac des Loutres (200 feet wide) and on Lac Heron (more intimate).
Several boats are offered for rent on the Lac des Loutres, as well as on the Sainte-Anne River. Enjoy a water ride on a paddleboat, a canoe, a row boat or a kayak.
For you to fully enjoy your stay and the activities on site, we now offer a golf cart rental service. The gasoline-powered golf cart can hold 4 passengers (gas included).
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